James S. Duncan

James Duncan
Ebenezer K. Hunt Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Electrical Engineering & Radiology and Biomedical Imaging
Room / Office: TAC N309D
Office Address:
300 Cedar Street
New Haven, CT 06519
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 208042
New Haven, CT 06520
Phone: (203) 785-6322
Fax: (203) 737-4273
Email: james.duncan@yale.edu

Ph.D., University of Southern California


Biomedical image processing and analysis; quantitative strategies for image analysis based on geometrical and physical models and statistical decision making. Applications in analysis of left ventricular (LV) cardiac function, neuro- structure/function, image-guided intervention.

Selected Awards & Honors:

  • IEEE Fellow  (2001)
  • Inducted into American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering  (2000)

Selected Publications:

  • 3D Image Segmentation of Deformable Objects with Shape-Appearance Joint Prior Models, J. Yang, James S Duncan, 2003, MICCAI (Medical Image Computing and Computer-Assisted Intervention), 1, 573-580.
  • Neighbor-Constrained Segmentation with 3D Deformable Models, J. Yang, Lawrence H Staib, James S Duncan, 2003, IPMI (Info. Processing in Med. Imaging), 198-209.
  • Estimating Tissue Deformation Between Functional Images Induced By Intracranial Electrode Implantation Using Anatomical MRI, C. Studholme, I.G. Zubal, E. Novotny, James S Duncan, 2001, Neuroimage, 13(4), 561-576.
  • A unified framework for brain anatomical feature registration , H. Chui, R. Schultz, L. Win, James S Duncan, A. Rangarajan, 2001, IPMI (Info. Processing in Med. Imaging), 300-314.